HO CHI MINH CITY
: New-age carrier Vietjet will bring the legendary band Michael Learns to Rock (MLTR), the Danish group that sold over 9 million records, and iconic band of South Korea, Wonder Girls to Vietnam for the region's largest musical concert, "SKY CONNECTION."
The concert will be held at Quan Khu 7 Stadium in Ho Chi Minh City on Dec 21, Vietnam News Agency (VNA) reports.
The event will bring together multi-generational music idols performing on the same stage, and is the first event of its kind to be held in Vietnam.
It will also contrast the two unique and inspirational performance styles of two world class bands.
The event features some of Vietnam's top singers, including Thu Minh "Sexy Queen" and Son Tung M-TP "Vietnam Idol," along with the appearance of Vietnamese top model Thanh Hang, supermodel Lan Khue and Miss Universe Vietnam Pham Huong.
The concert was designed to be an astonishing gift to music lovers, and is held under the auspices of Vietjet's 5th Anniversary.
Concert tickets are now available for booking and are priced from 100,000 VND to 2 million VND.
MLTR band won hearts through the hit songs, Sleeping Child, 25 Minutes, Take Me To Your Heart, Out Of The Blue, and That's Why You Go Away, bringing them fame and fortune among world music rankings.
Meanwhile, Wonder Girls are renowned for their impressive Retro Pop style which is popular throughout all of Asia.
They remain one of South Korea's top music bands with hit songs that include Nobody, Tell Me, and So Hot.
Following the two groups' massive achievements, their appearance at the Sky Connection concert is a precious chance for global music fans to enjoy a world-class music festival in celebration for Vietjet's 5th Anniversary with IMC Corporation as the event's media partner.
Vietjet is the first airline in Vietnam to operate as a new-age airline with low-cost and diversified services to meet customers' demands.
It provides not only transport services but also uses the latest e-commerce technologies to offer various products and services for consumers.
The carrier recently became a fully-fledged member of International Air Transport Association (IATA) after receiving the IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA) certificate two years ago.
Vietjet was also named as one of the Top 500 Brands in Asia 2016 by global marketing research company Nielsen and "Best Asian Low Cost Carrier" at the TTG Travel Awards 2015, which compiles votes from travelers, travel agencies and tour operators in throughout Asia. The airline was also rated as one of the top three fastest growing airline brands on Facebook in the world by Socialbakers.
Currently, the airline boasts a fleet of 40 aircraft, including A320s and A321s, and operates 350 flights each day.
It has already opened 53 routes in Vietnam and across the region to international destinations such as Thailand, Singapore, South Korea, Chinese Taiwan, China and Myanmar.
It has carried nearly 30 million passengers to date. -- Bernama